A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Tires, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Rural America
byEducational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.
Educating the children of Appalachia. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard. Photography: Bob Churchill. Narration: Myron McCormick. Editor: Irving Lerner. Music: Fred Stewart. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews ) Topics: Education, Appalachia, Rural America
A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Tires, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Rural America
Educational film about the restructuring of public education, primarily the merging of smaller schoolhouses in rural areas into larger and improved schools. Topics: Society: Education, Motion Pictures: In Education, Rural America
Advocates increased airport construction, especially in rural America. Describes the centrality of general aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports; and businesspeople using small airplanes to expedite their activities. Tech Director: Chet Moulton. Narrator: Marx Hartman. Recording: Cinesound. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Aviation: General, Aviation: Airports, Rural America
Sings the praises of rural electrification. Story of a farm family whose work and play are transformed when their place is hooked up to the grid. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Electricity, Rural America, Agriculture: Farms and farming
Humanistic film showing the effects of an oil discovery on Williston, North Dakota and the surrounding region. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Rural America, Oil industry, North Dakota